How to Get a PhilHealth Number Online in 2023

PhilHealth eRegistration has been down for a long time. Individuals who seeks their PhilHealth numbers must register themselves in the nearest PhilHealth offices.

Walk-in registration consumes much time and energy. That’s why I’m teaching you the alternative method of getting your PhilHealth number online.

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With this method, you don’t have to go to PhilHealth offices, fall in long lines, and wait for your PhilHealth Identification Number to be released.

Take note that this process of PhilHealth online registration is official.

Documentary Requirements

Prepare the following documents for successful registration.

  • PhilHealth Member Registration Form (PMRF). You need to completely fill and sign this form out.
  • Birth Certificate. This is the primary document needed for PhilHealth online registration. LCR Birth Certificate is also accepted but it is better to have your PSA Birth Certificate read too.
  • Valid ID Cards. Aside from birth certificate, supporting identification documents will also be presented. Click here for list of valid identification documents.

Stable internet connection and mobile devices are also needed.

PhilHealth Online Registration 2023 Procedures

  1. Fill out the PMRF. You can print and manually fill out the form and scan it later on or use a free PDF editor you can download from app store.
  2. Scan Documentary Requirements. Aside from the form, scanned copies of your birth certificates and valid identification documents must be produced too.
  3. Send PMRF and Documentary Requirements to PhilHealth. You may write your email freely. Submit your application to official PhilHealth email addresses. Click here for PhilHealth email addresses.
  4. Wait for PhilHealth Confirmation. This will depend where you register yourself as a PhilHealth member.
  5. Verify Your PhilHealth Identification Number. Compose another email to be submitted to actioncenter@philhealth.gov.ph with subject “PIN VERIF Your Name“. Attach your valid ID you used in online registration to fasten the process.

Fees and Charges

PhilHealth Online Registration is free of charge. Avoid someone online offering this kind of service for fee as it might compromise your personal information and being scammed.

List of Valid ID

  • Baptismal Certificate
  • GSIS/SSS Member’s ID
  • Passport
  • Driver’s License
  • PRC ID
  • NBI Clearance
  • Police Clearance
  • Voter’s ID
  • Postal ID
  • Senior Citizen’s Card
  • OWWA ID
  • OFW ID
  • Alien Certification of Registration / Immigrant Certification of Registration
  • Indentification Cards Issued by Recognized Government Institutions / Agencies / Corporations
  • NCWDP
  • DSWD or LSWDO Certification
  • IBP Card
  • Company ID
  • Barangay Certification, subject for validation
  • Affidavit from two (2) Disinterested persons, subject for validation

What to Do Next?

Frequently Asked Questions

We’ve tried to give you the most detailed guide above but here are some FAQs that may answer the hanging questions in your mind.

Can I withdraw my PhilHealth contributions?

Unlike Pag-IBIG and Social Security contributions, your PhilHealth contributions can’t be withdrawn in cash. They are meant to be used to cover hospitalization and medical bills.

Is PhilHealth an insurance company?

PhilHealth or Philippine Health Insurance Corporation is a government-controlled corporation (GOCC) created under the Philippine law. The agency is the national health insurance provider for Filipinos. It aims to help Filipinos cover their hospitalization and medical fees.

Does PhilHealth offer life insurance?

Although PhilHealth is the national insurance company, it does not provide services that concern the death of a member. In accordance with the Republic Act 7875, PhilHealth’s mandate is to provide health insurance coverage to all Filipinos.

How to get a PhilHealth ID?

If you’ve done your PhilHealth membership registration online, you must visit the nearest PhilHealth branch to you to get your PhilHealth ID.

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46 thoughts on “How to Get a PhilHealth Number Online in 2023”

  1. Someone who tried to apply online for PhilHealth June 23.2022

    I have attached every email in Region IV-A and they said that they no longer accepting/processing thru online platform. If I can attach the image that they send I would. Those in Region IV-A just do walk-through. 🙂 Stay Safe.

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  2. ANO PONG KAILANGAN REQUARMEMTS PAG KUMUHA PO AKO NG PHILHEALTH I.D KAILANGAN KOPO KASI SA PANGANGANAK. MONUMENTO PO SANA AKO KUKUHA. i cant wait your reply thanks.

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  3. Hello! Which Member Type should I choose if I’m applying as part of my school requirements? I’m under 21 years old and a dependent of a PhilHealth member. Thank you!

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  4. Hi, paano po kumuha ng Phil Health Id ng di magbabayad? Estudyante palang po kasi ako pero kailangan ko po ng valid id. Hindi ko po kayang bayaran ang 400 kada-buwan.

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  5. how to change member category from employed to voluntary online? also, where can i schedule for online appointment?

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  6. Bakit po hinihingian ako ng Checklist Requirements for pre employment PhilHealth registration, new member?
    18 po ako, at naghahanap trabaho
    kaso sa mga company need nila ang PHealth ID as Requirements.
    Hindi tuloy napaprioritize as Applicant dahil sa kulang kong PhilHealth ID

    Then puro appointment pa mga office branch, diba po may bagong protocol ang PhilHealth na WALK IN na ang pagpaprocess?

    Reply
  7. Bakit po hinihingian ako ng Checklist Requirements for pre employment PhilHealth registration, new member?
    18 po ako, at naghahanap trabaho
    kaso sa mga company need nila ang PHealth ID as Requirements.
    Hindi tuloy napaprioritize as Applicant dahil sa kulang kong PhilHealth ID

    Then puro appointment pa mga office branch, diba po may bagong protocol ang PhilHealth na WALK IN na ang pagpaprocess?
    Sana mapansin po itong concern.

    Reply

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